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The Merry Wives of WindsorFolger Theatre
Thru Mar. 1 Shakespeare’s delightful comedy on love, money, deception, and the power of women. Directed by Aaron Posner.
Easy Women Smoking Loose CigarettesSignature Theatre
Thru Mar. 29 Firecracker play that takes the dysfunction, puts it back in the family, then gives it a hilarious - and subversive - stir.
Gun & PowderSignature Theatre
Two light-skinned African-American women who passed themselves as White to become notorious outlaws in the Wild West.
Becoming JaneNational Geographic
Thru Jun. 1 Explore Dr. Goodall’s early years through iconic images and a multiscreen experience and venture on a 3D exploration of Tanzania’s Gombe Stream National Park where she did her famous behavioral research on chimps.
DC Independent Film Festival March 4-8, 2020DC Independent Film Festival presents 5 days of films, masterclasses, drinks & discussions. This year DCIFF celebrates their 21st Anniversary as the oldest independent film festival in Washington, DC.
Black History Month February 2020 in DCBlack History Month is celebrated throughout the DC region
Beyond CharlottesvilleNational Archives
Thu. Feb 27
Congress at War: How Republican Reformers Fought the Civil War, Defied Lincoln, Ended Slavery, and Remade AmericaNational Archives
Tue. Feb 25
YAO YAOThe Kennedy Center
Feb. 29 – Mar. 1
NSO: Tchaikovsky’s Violin ConcertoThe Kennedy Center
Feb. 27 – 29
NSO Music for Young Audiences: Mozart Mash-UpThe Kennedy Center
Riffs and Relations: Terrance HayesThe Phillips Collection
Thu. Apr 23
Motherhood Redux: Camille Dungy, Tina Chang, and Beth Ann FennellyNational Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Mar 11
Jason Moran and The Bandwagon + Cassandra Wilson & Marvin SewellThe Kennedy Center
Fri. Feb 28
WNO: Don GiovanniThe Kennedy Center
Feb. 29 – Mar. 22
Rightfully Hers: American Women and the VoteNational Archives
Thru Jan. 3, 2021
Love and Happiness: George Bilgere, Tim Seibles, and Keith S. WilsonFolger Theatre
Mon. Feb 24
Renée Fleming VOICES: Norm LewisThe Kennedy Center
Sat. Feb 29